A Collection of Moral Ancdotes.

Qajar Persia: 1815.

Written in Shikasteh Script, copied by Muhammad Husain. Persian manuscript on paper. 88 leaves, between eight and eleven lines to the page, written horizontally and diagonally in shikasteh script in black ink, significant words in red, interior rules in gold, inner margins ruled in gold, blue and red, one late 19th Century double-page illuminated frontispiece in colors and gold, several pages ruled but left blank at end, five later illustrations in Safavid and earlier styles, accession note by Prince Farhad Mirza. Floral lacquer binding, doublures with floral sprays, neatly rebacked in leather. Very good (+).

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good(+)
Language: English

Price: $3,000.00

Item #291404